How to Use Social Networking to Market Your Holiday Home

17 January 2011

If you have recently invested in an Algarve property for sale, you might have considered renting it out for the part of the year that you are not using it. This is a great way to maximize your returns from the property and earn an income from your Algarve property for sale while you are not there. There is a great variety of high quality Algarve property for sale which is suitable for renting out. The Algarve is a very popular holiday location, and it will not be that difficult for you to find a tenant who will be happy to rent your home. To make this process even easier, you can use the powerful marketing tool known as Social Networking to get the word out that you are renting your property.


Here are some of the tools that you can use to market your holiday home rental:



Create an account for your holiday home, and then search for related people and "follow" them. Your network will continue to grow, and you can post "tweets" which are short updates that appear on your page.  Make sure to include a picture on your profile and a link to your rental booking website as well as contact information.



You can create a Facebook page for your holiday property, adding plenty of pictures so that your prospective tenants get a good idea of what the place is like. With both Facebook and Twitter, it is important to update regularly to keep your online following interested.



A blog is an online diary, and you can set one up for your holiday property. You could write about your experiences at the holiday home, or about fun things to do there. You can add pictures to make your blog posts more interesting. There is plenty of websites such as Blogger and WordPress that make designing a blog easy even for those with no html experience.


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